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Farcet, Cambridgeshire

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Farcet, Cambridgeshire

Farcet – in Huntingdonshire (now part of Cambridgeshire), England – is a village north east of Yaxley adjacent to the Peterborough suburb of Old Fletton. The parish of Farcet was established in 1851, having previously been part of the parish of Stanground, its northern neighbour and the vicarage of Stanground included the curacy of the village church. Farcet has a working men's club called the "The Village Club.
Post townPeterborough
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyHuntingdonshire
OS GridTL2094
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01733

Other names by which Farcet, Cambridgeshire has been known in the past


Farcet, Cambridgeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Farcett, township, Standground par., Huntingdonshire, 2½ miles SE. of Peterborough, 3408 ac., pop. 710; P.O., called Farcet.

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